Boonton, New Jersey 

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Population

8,441

1% Growth

Unemployment Rate

3.9%

Median Income

$88,107

Avg. Home Price

$384,100

Best Places to Live in Boonton, New Jersey

National center - Southeast corner of New York State, at mouth of Hudson River
Pros
-Arts and culture
-Economic center
-Education
Cons
-Cost of living and housing
-Crowded lifestyle
-Weak future job growth

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QUICK FACTS

City: Boonton
Zip Codes: 07005
Time zone: Eastern Standard Time (EST)
Elevation: 87 ft above sea level

Highlights

ECONOMY
The unemployment rate in Boonton is 3.9% (U.S. avg. is 5.2%). Recent job growth is Positive. Boonton jobs have increased by 1.30%. Learn More...
COST OF LIVING
Compared to the rest of the country, Boonton's cost of living is 37.20% higher than the U.S. average. Learn More... or Compare Boonton's Cost of Living
POPULATION
Boonton's population is 8,441 people. Since 2000, it has had a population growth of 1.18%. Learn More...
TRANSPORTATION
Average Commute time is 20 minutes. The National Average is 26 minutes. Learn More...
REAL ESTATE
The median home cost in Boonton is $384,100. Home appreciation the last 10 years has been 6.58%. Check out the homes in the area.
SCHOOLS
Boonton public schools spend $26,137 per student. The average school expenditure in the U.S. is $12,383. There are about 10.5 students per teacher in Boonton. Learn More...

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Housing Market in Boonton

It's a good time to buy in Boonton. Home Appreciation is up 6.6% in the last 12 months. Browse Boonton Real Estate.

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Reviews for Boonton   2 Reviews
Out of control - 3/10/2008
Spending in the town of Boonton is out of control. They keep raising taxes and nothing actually gets... Read More

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Boonton, NJ - 7/17/2006
Boonton, NJ is a town that has to deal with many of the systemic state problems that exist in New Jersey. However,if you have to live in close proximity to New York... Read More


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ZIP CODES IN BOONTON, NEW JERSEY
07005